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Guide to Magic in Las Vegas, August 2018

Category: Blog   Posted by: C. DENNIS SCHICK

 LAS VEGAS MAGIC August 2018 Last Updated: 7/19/2018

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Criss Angel - MINDFREAK Live! 

7 pm & 9:30 pm (Dark Mon. - Tues.) - Luxor.

Scheduled to end Oct. 28


David Copperfield - An Intimate Evening of Grand Illusion
7 & 
9:30 pm nightly, also 4 pm Sat. - MGM Grand.

Tickets from $78:


Gerry McCambridge - The Mentalist
7:30 pm (Dark Wed.) - Planet Hollywood.

3rd Thurs. each month 
7:30 to midnight - The Olive (3850 E Sunset Dr.) Non-stop Magic & Variety Performance Art. A new show each month. $10 cover. watch live:


Ilusión Mental - Santiago Michel

Note: This is an all Spanish show.

5:30 pm (Dark Tues.- Wed., Fri.) - Sin City Theatre, Planet Hollywood


Imaginarium - David Goldrake

7 pm. (Dark Mon.) 4 pm (Sat. Only) - Tropicana Theatre, Tropicana.

Half Price Tickets: Vegas&State=NV&Name=david-goldrake-imaginarium


Inferno - The Magic Spectacular - Joe Labero

7:30 & 9:30 pm. (Dark Mon. - Tues.) - Paris Theater, Paris.

40% off Tickets:


LaughterNoon - Adam London
4 pm, (Daily) - The D.

$12.48 Tickets:


Mac King Comedy Magic Show
1 & 
3 pm, (Dark Sun. & Mon.) - Harrah's.

Free tickets (buy 1 drink) usually available at the concierge desk or handed out by showgirls.


Masters of Illusion  
7 pm, (Dark Tues.) Jubilee Theater - Bally's.


MAT FRANCO - Magic Reinvented Nightly
7 & 
9:30 pm - Linq Showroom - LINQ.


Mike Hammer Comedy Magic Show
7 pm (Dark Sun. & Mon.) - Four Queens Hotel and Casino.


MURRAY The Magician

With Guest Act: Douglas “Lefty” Leferovich.
4 pm (Dark Wed.) - Sin City Theatre, Planet Hollywood

Half-Price Tickets: Vegas&State=NV&Name=murray-celebrity-magician


Nathan Burton Comedy Magic Show
4 pm - Saxe Theater - Planet Hollywood.

$12.50 Tickets:


PARANORMAL - Frederic Da Silva
4 pm (Dark Wed. & Thurs.) - Windows Showroom, Bally's.

Half-Price Tickets: Vegas&State=NV&Name=paranormal


Penn & Teller 
9 pm, (Dark Thurs. - Fri.) - Rio. (Dark through the middle of August)

Discount Tickets:


Piff the Magic Dragon

8:00 pm (show days vary, check site) - Bugsy's Cabaret, Flamingo

Piff's Private Party (pre-show meet & greet): 7:00 pm


The Magic of Jen Kramer

6:00 pm. (Dark Sun. - Tues.) - Westgate Cabaret, Westgate Resort  

Half-Price Tickets: Vegas&State=NV&Name=jen-kramer-show


The Magic of Mike Aslan

8:00 pm. (Dark Tues. - Sun.) - Majestik Theatre, 99 Convention Center Dr.


The Magic of Seth Grabel

4:00 pm. (Dark Mon. - Sat.) - Kohiko Room, Tahiti Village


Xavier Mortimer’s Magical Dream

7:00 pm, (Dark Fri.) - Sin City Theatre, Planet Hollywood.

Half Price Tickets:


Crazy Girls
Tony Douglas - 
9:00 pm (Dark Wed.) - Crazy Girls Theater - Planet Hollywood.


Dixie Dooley - The Mystifier

2:00 & 4:00 pm every Saturday & Sunday  - Center Stage at the Boulevard Mall.


Haunted Vegas Show and Tour - Jac Hayden
9:30 pm, picks up at the Royal Resort.

Half-Price Tickets: Vegas&State=NV&Name=haunted-vegas-tour-and-ghost-hunt


Redneck Comedy Magic - James Michael
6:00 pm. (Dark Tues. - Wed.) - LA Comedy Club, Stratosphere

Half-Price Tickets:


Sapphire Las Vegas Comedy Hour
Comedians, Burlesque, Magicians, Variety Acts - Mondre

8 pm, (Dark Sun.- Fri,) - Sapphire Gentleman’s Club, 3025 Industrial Rd.

Half-Price Tickets: Vegas&State=NV&Name=sapphires-comedy-hour


Séance Dixie Dooley

8:00 pm every Saturday & Sunday - Majestik Theatre, 99 Convention Center Dr.

Attendees receive a free tour of Dixie Dooley's Houdini Exhibit. 


Tape Face 

Featuring Michael Valladares as "PuppetFace" (who performs Magic and Puppetry throughout).

7 pm (Dark Mon.) - House of Tape - Harrahs.


V - The Ultimate Variety Show - Jason Byrne

7 pm & 8:30 pm, sometimes 4 and 5:30 - The V Theatre, Planet Hollywood.


Zombie Burlesque
Featuring Steve “Tiny” Daly as “Tiny Bubbles”.
8:30 pm, (Dark Sun.) - V Theater, Planet Hollywood


Linq: Magic Mike (Michael Moretti) - 7:30-9:30 pm nightly - Chayo Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar. 

Mandalay BayMagical Mix - Christopher Karpiak 7-10 pm (Dark Sun.. - Mon.) - Skyfall Lounge, Delano Hotel.

Wynn/Encore: Shimshi - Resident Magician.

Las Vegas Strip Street Magic: Jungle Josh, James Kelsey.

The Fremont Street Experience: Adam Flowers, Chris Randall, Will Bradshaw.



Fantasma I.B.M. Ring 2577 pm - 8:45, 1st Monday each month at Top Hat and Wand Magic Shoppe5115 Dean Martin Dr. #102. No meeting if the 1st Monday is a major Holiday. ($24 a year to be a member). Current President and contact: John McClenahan, or 702-395-3856.


Hang at the Magic Lounge! Free Pizza & Sodas the 2nd Tuesday each month at 6 pm. Top Hat and Wand Magic Shoppe5115 Dean Martin Dr. #102. Come in for food & drink and hang out with your friends, all are welcome to socialize, watch or perform.

Darwin’s Magic Club 8 pm - Midnight.  Each Wed. at Tommy Rockers at Dean Martin & Flamingo.


The Las Vegas Magic Luncheon The final wrap-up luncheon will be August 3rd from Noon to 3pm. Magicians & Variety Artists meet for lunch and laughs. All visiting magicians to Las Vegas are welcome to drop in. Great food, great atmosphere - Ricardo's at 4930 W Flamingo.



JULY, 2018

Jul 19: Jeff McBride’s WONDERGROUND, 7:30 pm to midnight - The Olive (3850 E Sunset Dr.) Non-stop Magic and Variety Performance Art. A new show each month. Local ID: $10 cover, all others $20. watch live:


8 PM: The Las Vegas Comedy Magic Show
          Host - Abigail McBride
          Charlie Mount - Sorcery & Surprise
          Tim Wise - The Magical Host of WONDERGROUND
          Anthem and Aria - Empower-tainment!

9 PM: Close-Up Magic Gala
          Will Bradshaw is your Host
          Charlie Mount - Mysteries from the East.
          Tim Wise - Direct from The Magic Castle
          Anthem and Aria - 2 Minds with a Single Thought 
          Kent Axell – Close-up Wizardry 
          Steelfyre and Kent Axell at THE WONDER-BAR

10 PM: The Magic & Variety Extravaganza
          Tim Wise is your Host
          Luna Shimada - Scintillating Sorceress
          Tim Wise - Escape from Reality
          Charlie Mount - Sophisticated Deceptions.
          Anthem and Aria - Music & Magic
          Will Bradshaw - New Magic Enchantments!
          Nathan Phan - Magic Impressions

All of the above, PLUS: 

Bar Magic with Kent Axell, Scott Steelfyre & Maggie, Corey Rubino, Taylor Lloyd, Jordan Rooks – and many more surprises and special celebrity guests.


Jul 28:  Fantasma I.B.M. Ring 257 presents a lecture by Michael Chatelain. 7 pm. Top Hat and Wand Magic Shoppe5115 Dean Martin Dr. #102, Fantasma Ring 257 members free, others: $20. Children free with paid adult.


AUGUST, 2018

Aug. 3-4:Magic Summer School presented by McBride's Magic & Mystery SchoolInstructor: Tobias BeckwithJeff McBrideLarry Hass, Ph.D.


Aug. 5-8“Experience the Tenth” MAGIC Live - The Orleans Hotel.


Waiting List:


Aug. 10: The Las Vegas Magic Luncheon from Noon to 3pm. Guest Host: ??. Magicians & Variety Artists meet for lunch and laughs. All visiting magicians to Las Vegas are welcome to drop in. Great food, great atmosphere - Ricardo's at 4930 W 

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